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Strawberry Festival they helped by volunteering in the Lions Club food booth

Plant City Branch helped by volunteering in the Lions Club food booth at the Strawberry Festival

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Broward County Team Members

    • American Cancer Society
      Mark Thompson, Board Member
    • Kiwanis Club of Fort Lauderdale
      Debra Block, Member, past Board Member and Past-President (1995-1997)
    • OIC of South Florida
      Debra Block, Board of Directors

Citrus County Team Members

  • Coastal Conservation Association of Florida
    Bart Bennett, Director
  • Community Food Bank of Citrus County
    Bart Bennett, Director
  • Kiwanis Club of Inverness
    Bart Bennett, Director

Duval County Team Members

  • Addison Commercial Leads Group
    Jessica Wilcox, Member
  • American Cancer Society’s Duval County Chapter
    Gil Pomar, Board Member
  • Association for Corporate Growth
    Dan Jackson, Member
  • Atlantic Circle for United Way
    Taralyn R Harvey, Participant
  • Daniel Memorial, Inc.
    Dan Jackson, Board Member
  • Gabriel House of Care
    Jessica Wilcox, Christopher’s Circle Advocate
  • Jacksonville Association of Health Underwriters
    Taralyn R Harvey, Member
  • Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce Health Council
    Ann Stoner, Member
  • Junior Achievement of North Florida
    Gil Pomar, Board Member
  • National Alliance of Mental Illness
    Taralyn R Harvey, Board Member
  • Northeast Florida Commercial Real Estate
    Wally Barrs, Member
  • Rotary International Club of Orange Park
    Wally Barrs, Member
  • South Jacksonville Presbyterian Church
    Dan Jackson, Volunteer
  • Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless
    Dan Jackson, Volunteer
  • UNF Business Advisory Council
    Gil Pomar, Member
  • Urban Land Institute
    Dan Jackson, Member

Flagler County Team Members

  • Daytona State College
    Garry R Lubi, Board of Trustees
  • Flagler County Chamber
    Garry R Lubi, Committee Chair Seat
    Maria Lavin Sanhudo, Board of Director
  • Flagler County Education Foundation
    Maria Lavin Sanhudo, Board of Director
  • Flagler Hospital
    Chris Kamienski, Health Services Board Member
  • Flagler Humane Society
    Maria Lavin Sanhudo, Vice President
  • Foundation Pierre Smith Mondelus
    Chris Kamienski, Board Member
  • Key Club International
    Maria Lavin Sanhudo, Key Club Advisor for Matanzas High School
  • Kiwanis International
    Maria Lavin Sanhudo, Past President

Hendry County Team Members

  • Central Elementary School
    Elsie Sellers, School Advisory Board Member
  • Greater LaBelle Chamber of Commerce
    Maureen C Jordan, Ex-Officio and Chamber Board Member
    Elsie Sellers, Member
  • Rotary International Club of LaBelle
    Maureen C Jordan, Member
  • United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee
    Jennifer Lafferty, Board Member, Allocation Team Leader, Allocations Chair

Hernando County Team Members

  • Florida Peacemakers Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association
    Sandra Nickerson, Treasurer
  • Habitat for Humanity
    Mike Swierenga, Volunteer Worker
  • Hernando County Chamber of Commerce
    Sandra Nickerson, Member
  • Hernando County Sheriff Mounted Unit
    Sandra Nickerson, Sargent of Arms
  • Relay for Life
    Sandra Nickerson, Past Accounting Chair; Past Fund Raising Chair; Past Team Captain – Current Team Member

Hillsborough County Team Members

  • American Business Women’s Association
    Donna Cade, Member
    Janet Dovale, Member
  • Brandon 86′ Rotary International Club
    Diane Keebler, Board Member/ Membership Chairperson
  • Brandon Regional Hospital
    Diane Keebler, Board Member – Board of Trustees/Patient Family Advisory Board
  • First Tee of Tampa Bay
    Bo Wulbern, Board of Directors
  • Greater Brandon Community Foundation, Inc.
    Jerry L. Ball, Past President/Trustee/Board Member, currently Honorary Board Member
    Jeff Campbell, Co-Chair of Brandon Foundation Golf Classic
    Eric Arnold, Event Co-Chair
    Anita Silverstein, Treasurer
  • Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce
    Jennifer Caskey, President 2015
  • Hillsborough County Fair
    Beth Bravis, Board Member
  • Leadership of Brandon
    Tina Alberts, Graduate
  • Methodist Church Cristo La Senda
    Maribel Lorenzo, Board of Directors-Church Treasurer
  • Outreach Clinic
    Jerry L. Ball, President and Board Member
  • Plant City Chamber of Commerce
    Maribel Lorenzo, Committee Member and Ambassador Team Leader
    Donna Cade, Co-lead a team of ambassadors to help promote the chamber
    Janet Dovale, Leadership alumni Class-Assistant with the development with the Leadership program
  • Plant City Lion’s Club
    Maribel Lorenzo, Third Vice President-Help collect glasses in the drop zone areas
  • Riverview Relay for Life
    Jennifer Caskey, Ambassador Team Leader and Logistics chair
    Dawn Klar, Team Captain
    Tina Alberts, Recognition Chair
  • Rotary International Club of Valrico
    Jeff Campbell, President

Indian River County Team Members

  • Florida District Exchange Clubs
    Diana Walker, Former President
  • Literacy Services of Indian River County Inc.
    Diana Walker, Board Member
  • Vero Beach Air Show
    Diana Walker, Board Member
  • Vero Beach Exchange Club
    Diana Walker, Former President

Lake County Team Members

  • Eustis Chamber of Commerce
    Barbara A. Yaussy, Ambassador/Member
  • Habitat for Humanity of Lake/Sumter
    Joe Reyes, Committee
  • Kiwanis International
    Barbara A. Yaussy, Member
  • RNG – Relationship Networking Group
    Barbara A. Yaussy, Member
  • South Lake Chamber
    Joe Reyes, Member
  • Tavares Chamber of Commerce
    Barbara A. Yaussy, Member

Macon-Bibb County Team Members

  • Cherry Blossom Festival
    Mark Stevens, Board Member
  • Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful Commission
    Mark Stevens, Board Member
  • Macon Bibb County Fire and Pension Board
    Mark Stevens, Board Member
  • Museum of Aviation
    Mark Stevens, Board Member
  • Rescue Mission of Middle Georgia
    Robby Redmond, Board Member
  • Rotary International Club
    Robby Redmond, Board Member
  • The Grand Opera House
    Mark Stevens, Board Member

Marion County Team Members

  • Altrusa Club International
    Maria Kusmierz, Budget Chair
  • Belleview / South Marion Chamber of Commerce
    Loretta Dourte, Member
  • PeeWee Jaguars
    Gerri Cook, Team Mom
  • School Advisory Council
    Gerri Cook, Board Member
  • Sparr Elementary PTO
    Gerri Cook, Treasurer
  • Rotary International Club of Belleview
    Loretta Dourte, Club Secretary / Club Board Member / President Elect
  • United Way
    Lorena Catto, Volunteer – Health Committee
    Maria Kusmierz, Allocation Committee Member

Martin County Team Members

  • American Cancer Society Relay for Life, Stuart
    Amy Bottegal, Event Lead
    Theresa Chapman, People Lead
    Ronda Coleman, Events Coordinator
    Lisa Ricchiuti, Marketing Chair
  • Leadership for Martin County
    Randy Pennington, Member
  • Martin County Housing Alliance
    George Haley, Board Member
  • Martin County Industrial Development Authority
    George Haley, Treasurer
  • Project Graduation
    Randy Pennington, Board Member
  • Stuart Air Show
    Amy Bottegal, Board Member, Volunteer/Vendor Coordinator

Miami-Dade County Team Members

  • Av-Med.
    Willie Carpenter, Chair of Advisory Committee
  • Enfamilia, Inc
    Maria Gonzalez, Board Member
  • Homestead Hospital
    Willie Carpenter, Treasury
  • Kiwanis Club
    Maria Gonzalez, Board Member
  • Larry Little Foundation
    Willie Carpenter, Chair Person
  • Miami-Dade County Fair
    Willie Carpenter, Board Member
  • Nat Moore Foundation
    Willie Carpenter, Treasury
  • Orange Bowl
    Willie Carpenter, Committee
  • Western Carolina University Foundation
    Willie Carpenter, Board member

Okeechobee County Team Members

  • 211
    Jennifer Lafferty, Advisory Board Member
  • Chaka’s Stars Foundation – CSC All Stars
    Jennifer Lafferty, Director
  • Chamber of Commerce of Okeechobee County
    Tabitha Trent, Vice President
  • More 2 Life Ministries
    Tabitha Trent, Children’s Church Teacher
  • Okeechobee Board of Realtors
    Jennifer Lafferty, Affiliate Board Member
  • Okeechobee County Affordable Housing Advisory Committee
    Jennifer Lafferty, Advisory Board Member
  • Okeechobee Educational Foundation
    Tabitha Trent, Board Member
  • Okeechobee Youth Football and Cheerleading League
    Jennifer Lafferty, Treasurer and Cheer Coordinator
  • Rotary International Club of Okeechobee
    Tabitha Trent, Current Member; Past President; Past Board Member; Past Secretary
  • United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee
    Jennifer Lafferty, Board Member, Allocation Team Leader, Allocations Chair
    Tabitha Trent, Treasurer/Board Member

Orange County Team Members

  • Arthritis Foundation
    Johan Cardenas, Sponsor
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
    Johan Cardenas, Member

Osceola County Team Members

  • Aspire Health Partners
    Carlos A. Morell, Director
  • Celebration Area Council of the Kissimmee/Osceola Chamber of Commerce
    Kyle Morgan, Board Member
  • Center for Independent Living
    Mellissa Slover-Athey, Board Member – Finance Committee Member
  • City of Kissimmee Planning Advisory Board
    Brett Barnhardt, Board Member
  • Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida
    Lauren Burke, Volunteer
    Tamara Waters, Volunteer
    Monica Medina, Volunteer
    Mellissa Slover-Athey, Volunteer
    Geeta Rampartab, Volunteer
    Kashaka Jarrell, Volunteer
    Debbie Kleinberg, Volunteer
    Ramona Mahabir, Volunteer
    Erika Galindez, Volunteer
    Diane Hubner, Volunteer
  • Florida Hospital Kissimmee Advisory Board
    Brett Barnhardt, Board Member
  • Gateway Center for the Art’s
    Eddie Smith, Board of Directors
  • Greater Orlando Builder Association
    Scott Johnson, Member
  • Hispanic Chamber of Metro Orlando
    Monica Medina, Member of Dr. Phillips Leads Group
  • Junior Achievement of Osceola County Board of Directors
    Brett Barnhardt, Board Member
  • Kissimmee/Osceola Chamber of Commerce
    Brett Barnhardt, Board Member
    Monica Medina, Member of the Latino Referral Group
    Amber Adams, Board Member
  • Kiwanis Club of New Smyrna Beach
    Patricia Burbaugh, Board Member/Past President
  • Lake Nona Navigator Night
    Scott Johnson, Member
  • Osceola Council on Aging, Inc.
    Thomas Ter Beek, Board Member/Treasurer
  • Osceola County Board Of Realtors
    Scott Johnson, Member
  • Osceola County Housing Finance Authority
    Karen Giel, Board Member
  • PAL (Police Athletic League)
    Patricia Burbaugh, Treasurer
  • Poinciana Area Council
    Amber Adams, 2015 Board Chair
  • Poinciana Medical Center Board of Directors
    Amber Adams, Board Member
  • St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce
    Karen Giel, Director
  • Winter Park Chamber of Commerce
    Eddie Smith, Member

Palm Beach County – North Team Members

  • Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches
    Claudia Murphy, Trustee
  • Commercial Real Estate Woman
    Claudia Murphy, Member
  • Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2016
    Michelle Tierney, Member
  • Realtor’s Commercial Alliance and Economic Forum of Palm Beach County
    Claudia Murphy, Member

Palm Beach County – South Team Members

  • Junior League of Boca Raton
    Michelle Adams, Grant Writer Committee Member
  • Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce
    Michelle Adams, Trustee Member and Leadership Boca Class of 2016

Pasco County Team of Members

  • Boys and Girls Club
    Tim Pierson, Director
  • East Pasco Economic Coalition Council
    Tim Pierson, Chairman
  • Florida Hospital Foundation Board
    Tim Pierson, Director
  • Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce
    Bonnie Krummen, President
    Kathy Whitman, Member/Volunteer
  • Kiwanis of Dade City
    Tina Flinn, Board Member
  • Operation Outdoor Freedom
    Tim Pierson, Member/Volunteer
  • Sunrise of Pasco
    Sarah O’Donnell, Peace Breakfast Advisory Board
  • Rotary International Club of Zephyrhills Noon
    Tim Pierson, Member

Central Polk County Team Members

  • Auburndale Chamber
    Ellie Harper, Board Member
  • Bartow Rotary International Club
    Anita Stasiak, Member
  • Centeral Florida Speech and Hearing Center
    Anita Stasiak, Board Member
  • City of Auburndale General Employee’s Pension
    Ellie Harper, Board of Trustees
  • Community Healthcare Foundation Board
    Anita Stasiak, Board Member
  • Community Networkers BNI group
    Anita Stasiak, Member
  • Downtown Lakeland Partnership (DLP)
    Bretta Christakos, Board of Directors
  • Givewell Community Foundation
    Ellie Harper, Region I Leadership Council Member
  • Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce
    Anita Stasiak, Board Member
  • Keystone Challenge Fund
    Joyce Brock, Member
  • Lakeland Association of Realtors
    Joyce Brock, Member
    Bretta Christakos, Affiliate Member
  • Lakeland Chamber of Commerce
    Bretta Christakos, Member & Chamber Champion
  • Lakeland Downtown Development Authority (LDDA)
    Bretta Christakos, Board Member & Treasurer
  • Meals on Wheels of Polk County
    Ty Pinner, Meal Delivery Volunteer
    Jarrod Hurd, Meal Delivery Volunteer
  • NAWBO Lakeland Metro
  • The Rotary International Club
    Ellie Harper, President-Elect
    Brian Yates, Treasurer

East Polk County Team Members

  • C.U.R.E.
    Lisa Congdon, Member
  • First United Methodist of Haines City
    Jo Anne Chumney, Board of Directors
  • Geico Academy of Business at George Jenkins High School
    Shawn Graham, Business Professional representing CSB
  • Global Youth Ministry
    Doug Elmore, Advisory Board Member
  • Haines City Chamber of Commerce
    Stacy Stokes, Committee Member
    Denise Watts, Board Member
  • Haines City EDC
    Russell Mouton, Board Member
  • Haines City Green Thumb Garden Club
    Stacy Stokes, Treasurer
  • Haines City Rotary International Club
    Stacy Stokes, Chair Person
  • Heart of Florida Hospital
    Paul Gerrard, Board
  • Lake Ashton Welcome Committee
    Lisa Congdon, Member
  • Lake Wales Care Center Foundation
    Paul Gerrard, Treasurer/Board of Directors
    Doug Elmore, Vice Chairman and Board Member
  • Lake Wales Charter School Foundation
    Doug Elmore, Chairman of Stewardship and Board Member
  • Lake Wales Chamber
    Paul Gerrard, Board of Directors
  • Lake Wales EDC
    Paul Gerrard, Board of Directors
  • Lake Wales Rotary International Club
    Kristie Reed, Member
  • Northeast CRA
    Denise Watts, Advisory Board Member
  • Northeast Polk County Historical Society
    Stacy Stokes, Member
  • Realtors Association
    Kristie Reed, Member
  • Relax and Read Program
    Lisa Congdon, Member
  • Rotary International Club
    Denise Watts, Member
  • School Advisory Council
    Lisa Congdon, Vice President
  • Support The Troops
    Lisa Congdon, Member
  • Upwards Soccer
    Lisa Congdon, Coach
  • Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce
    Lisa Congdon, Member

Putnam County Team Members

  • Palatka New Vision Lions
    Ansley Champion, Charter Member

St. Johns County Team Members

  • Flagler Hospital
    Chris Kamienski, Health Services Board Member
  • Foundation Pierre Smith Mondelus
    Chris Kamienski, Board Member
  • Girl Scouts of America
    Heather Carre, Troop Leader
  • St. Francis House
    Joy Gossett, Board of Director
  • St Johns Police Athletic League
    Heather Carre, Division Coordinator

St. Lucie County Team Members

  • Big Brothers Big Sister
    Lori Wuchte, Reading Mentor
  • Board of Directors St Lucie County Economic Council
    Tammy Roncaglione, Affiliate
  • Castle ( Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse )
    Tammy Roncaglione, Governing Board of Directors ( Treasurer )
  • Early Learning Coalition of St Lucie County
    Jarrod Trefelner, Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • Harvest Food and Outreach Center
    Lori Wuchte, Member
  • St Lucie County Chamber / St Lucie County Economic Council
    Tammy Roncaglione, Member

Seminole County Team Members

  • Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida
    Lauren Burke, Volunteer
    Tamara Waters, Volunteer
    Monica Medina, Volunteer
    Mellissa Slover-Athey, Volunteer
    Geeta Rampartab, Volunteer
    Kashaka Jarrell, Volunteer
    Debbie Kleinberg, Volunteer
    Ramona Mahabir, Volunteer
    Erika Galindez, Volunteer
    Diane Hubner, Volunteer

Sumter County Team Members

  • Lake Sumter College Advisory Board
    Brooke Hibbard, Board Member
  • Sumter County Chamber of Commerce
    Brooke Hibbard, Board Member
  • Sumter County Children’s Alliance
    Brooke Hibbard, Board Member
  • Sumter County Youth Center
    Brooke Hibbard, Board Member
  • United Way of Lake and Sumter County
    Brooke Hibbard, Board Member

Volusia County Team Members

  • West Volusia Regional Chamber of Commerce
    Eddie Smith, President/Chairman